POSTED: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 3:14pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 4, 2012 - 3:16pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are investigating the shooting death of Lionel White 33, of Baton Rouge.
Officers responding to a reported shooting at about 8:15 p.m. last night found White lying in the driveway of a residence on Fairfields. He was transported by EMS to Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center where he died shortly after midnight.
Initial witness reports indicate a black male suspect dressed in dark clothing fled the scene immediately after the shooting.
Anyone with information on this homicide is urged to contact the Violent Crimes Division at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867 (STOP).